Why Smart People Do Dumb Things, a seminar about workers' compensation, is 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. tomorrow at Edison Plaza, 300 Madison Ave. It is sponsored by the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce. Speaker: Mike Fahle, safety consultant with the state Bureau of Workers' Compensation. Cost: Free. Reservations by today: Marsha Schroeder, 419-243-8191 ext. 228 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Small Business Development Center at the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring Showing You The Money, an informational meeting on funding and incentives, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the National City Bank Auditorium, 405 Madison Ave. Cost: $20. Reservations by tomorrow: Marsha Schroeder, 419-243-8191 ext. 228 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
Imagine Toledo in 2020 is the topic of a meeting at noon Thursday by the Toledo Area Small Business Association. It is at the Toledo Club, Madison Avenue and 14th Street. Speaker: Dan Johnson, former University of Toledo president. Cost: $25 for members of the Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce, $30 for nonmembers. Reservations by Wednesday: Marsha Schroeder, 419-243-8191 ext. 228 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Business Succession: Planning for Optimal Transition is the presentation at 3 p.m. Thursday by a coalition including Northwest State Community College and the northwest Ohio SCORE chapter. The event is at Sauder Heritage Inn in Archbold. Speakers: Ed Roth and Scott Gray, of Six Disciplines Leadership Center of Northwest Ohio. Cost: $15 per person, $50 for five people.
The New Greek and Roman Galleries at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the Little Theatre at the Toledo Museum of Art, 2445 Monroe St. for the Toledo Society, the local chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America.
It will be an illustrated lecture by Joan Mertens, the museum's curator of ancient art. Cost: Free.
Notice of business meetings must be received by The Blade 10 days before the event. Send items to Business News Desk, The Blade, P.O. Box 921, Toledo, OH 43697-0921, and write "Business Calendar" on the envelope.